8 Reasons to Climb Mt Kilimanjaro #LikeAGirl

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This November, I’m going on an adventure of a lifetime. I’m Climbing Mt Kilimanjaro and I want YOU to come with me. I’m so excited about this that I literally bring it up at every opportunity I can. Anyone I’ve spoken with in the past 2 months can confirm! If you’re looking for some reasons to join in on the action, here are 8 of them! 1. You’ll be smashing goals left, right and centre! By putting yourself on the line for the personal challenge, you’ll not only kick your own goals, but kick your own fundraising goals too! People have a…

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Epic things we’re looking forward to in 2015

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Today we’re bringing you the latest and final post in our “Goodbye 2014, Hello 2015!” blog series. And we’ve saved the best for last, because in this post we cast our eyes forward and talk (or rather squeal, gush, rave) about all the exciting things we’re looking forward to in 2015! We have big plans for this year, lots of new initiatives, and as always – we’ll be moving like bats out of hell towards our vision of educating 1 million girls by 2020. WOOHOO! Here are just a few of the things we’re looking forward to this year… Climbing #LikeAGirl…

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Lessons we’ve learnt (sometimes the hard way)

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Welcome to part 2 of our “Goodbye 2014, Hello 2015!” blog series! Today we want to look at the question of what didn’t work so well last year, what were some lessons we learnt, and what could we improve on moving forward? It might seem like a bit of a downer to talk about things we stuffed up last year, but we believe it sharing it all: the good, the bad, AND the ugly. And we think looking at your mistakes and figuring out what went wrong, is a sure-fire way to ensure you don’t make those same mistakes again. What…

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Goodbye 2014, Hello 2015! Our year in review.

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2014. A year where the only constant was change. Wow, looking back on 2014 – I have to say, WHAT A YEAR. I know that for many of us, it was a year of great challenges, and oh so many changes. Ebola emerged from nowhere and all of a sudden all the plans we had for our girls were thrown up into the air. Dave made a huge decision to leave One Girl. We welcomed new people to the team, tested out new fundraising ideas, created new campaigns, and so much more. There was a LOT happening, and as always,…

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Will you Climb #LikeAGirl with me?

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Hey guys, Lauren here. First up, merry new year! It’s so exciting to be back for another year at One Girl. 2015 is going to be the best year of our lives, and to kick it off I have something absolutely EPIC to share with you. I am incredibly excited to announce that we have teamed up with Inspired Adventures to bring you the most epic challenge possible. In November, we are heading over to Tanzania, and we’re going to climb Mt Kilimanjaro! EPIC. TELL ME MORE RIGHT NOW. So – who are Inspired Adventures? Inspired Adventures designs, manages and…

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Make a Difference: 14 Awesome Fundraising Ideas

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So you want to raise some money, but not sure where to start? You my friend, have come to an excellent place. Here are 14 Awesome Fundraising Ideas to raise money to change the lives of girls through education. Some are one-off events, others are ongoing challenges, there’s fitness stuff, social stuff, and a little bit of everything in between. This is a great place to start thinking about ways you might want to fundraise – but this is by no means an exhaustive list! In fact, we reckon there are some great ideas out there that YOU might have, and…

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